Database Support Analyst

Discipline: IT
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Gary Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 0141 5668922
Job ref: 134844
Published: about 2 months ago
Expiry date: 04 May 2024 00:59

Are you an experienced IT Support Analyst ?

Do you have solid Microsoft SQL or Oracle skills ?

Are you highly analytical with excellent attention to detail ?

If so I have a really interesting role with my client who is a leading Fintech business in the Investment management industry.

You will be based from their office in the city centre of Edinburgh however they offer very flexible hybrid working.

In this role you will be providing 1st line support for their database platforms however there is career progression that could see you becoming a fully fledged Database Administrator.

Responsibilities include:

  • Daily proactive monitoring of the database estate health & performance
  • Act as first level support for general database platform troubleshooting
  • Assist with
  • vendor and development supplied scripts
  • creation of new databases
  • configuration of database resilience and backup strategies
  • configuration of database maintenance solutions
  • automation of non-automated database support activities
  • database refresh requests
  • data load requests
  • general database administration requests
  • non-BAU project related support activities


Skills should include:

  • At minimum 24 months experience in a technical support background
  • Exposure to RDBMS ideally MSSQL or Oracle
  • Basic experience of SQL scripting
  • Basic experience of server architecture and virtualization
  • Exposure to database management tools e.g. SQLPLUS, MSSQL Management Studio, Oracle PL/SQL Developer etc

For more information get in touch on 0141 5668922